2016 Health Fair

Where may someone go to have a blood pressure screening, hearing test, a massage and more all in one day and under one roof?

Try the 13th annual Health Fair at Blackhawk Technical College on Wednesday, April 14.

This free, open-to-the-public event will run from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the North Commons of Blackhawk’s Central Campus, 6004 County Hwy. G in Janesville.

Door prizes and gift certificates will be available. A special prize drawing also will be held with entries coming from those who make a contribution to Blackhawk’s Coins for Caring fund. Coins for Caring money is distributed by the BTC Foundation to students facing an emergency economic need.           

Area businesses and organizations expected to make presentations at the Health Fair include:

AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin, ADRC of Rock County, Agrace Hospice & Palliative Care, Alzheimer’s Association, Anytime Fitness.

Basics Cooperative, Beloit Area Community Health Center, Beloit Cancer Care Center, Beloit Hospital, Beloit Public Health Initiative, Beloit Regional Hospice, BioLife Plasma Services.

Centra Family Chiropractic, Dean Health Plan, Edgerton Hospital, Fair Oaks Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, First Choice Women’s Health Center/Wisconsin Well Woman Program.

Janesville Athletic Club, Janesville Leisure Services, Janesville Mobilizing 4 Change, Miracle Ear Beloit, Kleen Fitness, Mary Kay Cosmetics, New Best Body, Paull Chiropractic at Rivers Edge.

Premier Tennis & Fitness, Richardson Center for Learning & Wellness, Rock County Health Department, Rock Valley Community Programs, Senior Helpers, Sexual Assault Recovery Program.

Tastefully Simple, Touch of Pilates, Upper Iowa University, The Wright Way Farm, YMCA of Northern Rock County.

A variety of BTC programs also will be providing information.

Information on the Health Fair also is available at blackhawk.edu or by emailing healthmds@blackhawk.edu.